Logistics Coordinator - Willmar Corporate Office - Willmar, MN

Jennie-O Turkey Store
Job Description
Job Responsibilities: 
1. Manage and assign loading locations for finish goods inventory to achieve optimum loading economies.
2. Delay trucks and orders for loading with proper loading locations in a manner consistent with timely and satisfactory delivery performance.
3. Resolve product availability issues with production and warehouse personnel to facilitate on time delivery and order fulfillment.
4. Enter product transfer orders into the order management system. Replenish satellite inventory locations to maintain minimum inventory.
5. Review and manage inventory locations for proper product rotation and usage.
6. Manage commercial storage locations for proper storage environment and utilize least cost logistical provider. Direct commercial storage on special needs and instructions.
7. Provide optimum service to our customer with multiple order fulfillment challenges: late orders, production delays, facility constraints, special requirements, and delayed product transfer.
8. Maintain positive and productive relationship with internal and external customers and suppliers, including: Traffic Department staff, Shipping supervisors, Public warehouse staff, Order Entry/Customer Service staff, Accounting inventory personnel, Hormel Logistics and Transportation staff and all others of direct contact.
9. Plan utilization of commercial freezing and public storage of goods with guidance from Director of Distribution.

Requirements: 
1. H.S diploma or equivalent
2. Proficient 10 key and keyboard skills
3. Working knowledge of windows based computer system
4. Strong interpersonal skills and well-developed written and verbal communication skills
5. Attention to detail
6. Success maintaining positive outlook while successfully meeting deadlines

*** Preferred: Working knowledge of ISERIES (AS400) Computer applications (Order Processing & Shipping Systems) and knowledge of Jennie-O Turkey Store Product Codes ***
Contact Information
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